Does Medicare Cover Kidney Transplants?

 | Jason Carrasco

February 14th is National Donor Day. That makes it the perfect opportunity to review Medicare’s coverage of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) and kidney transplants. Keep reading to learn more. What Is...


Bariatric Surgery and Medicare

 | Jason Carrasco

Obesity is a real issue among all age groups in the United States. In fact, it affects approximately 35% of U.S. adults over the age of 65. Obesity is dangerous because it increases a person’s likel...


Medicare Covers Cervical and Vaginal Cancer Screenings

 | Jason Carrasco

Cervical and vaginal cancers are very serious conditions that can be difficult to catch. In order to treat cervical cancers effectively, women should receive regular screenings – when caught ear...


Do You Need a Blood Transfusion? Medicare May Cover It

 | Jason Carrasco

Blood transfusions are important and often life-saving procedures that are used to replenish a patient’s blood supply. January is National Blood Donor Month, and if you’ve never given blood, now i...